Archer Field Notes

8 Reasons to Consider a DST Investment

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At Archer Investors, we know a thing or two about finances. However, the world of finance and investing is so huge that it’s important to have a specific area of focus. At our advising and investment firm, we specialize in Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) investments. We’ve helped countless clients to invest in high-quality commercial properties… read more

Swap Till You Drop – How to Leave Your Heirs In Good Hands

If you’ve arrived here on our official website, you most likely have some kind of interest in a 1031 Exchange Delaware Statutory Trust (DST), in an effort to defer costly capital gains taxes. Our main service, after all, is helping real-estate investors such as yourself to invest in the best DSTs that will provide the… read more

The Statistics Don’t Lie: Multifamily Rent Growth Is Going Strong in 2019

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Any real estate investor worth their salt knows how important it is to keep track of statistics and trends in the real estate market. The real estate market works in various stages, and there are many numbers that fluctuate greatly depending on current conditions. Rent prices, growth/decline, market share, occupancy rate, and many more factors… read more

Increase Returns with these 6 Key Strategies

There are six key strategies for increasing returns from real property investments: Property Selection Active Property Management Secondary Income Streams Property Maintenance Tax Implications Increase Cash Flow Let’s look at how each strategy, when employed correctly, could improve your bottom line. Property Selection. You never want to own all your properties in one geographic location… read more

America’s Housing Shortage

I thought you might find this WSJ article interesting about how homebuilding isn’t keeping up with population growth. By Laura Kusisto America’s housing shortage is more wide-ranging than cloistered coastal markets, stretching from pricey locales such as California and Massachusetts to more surprising places, such as Arizona and Utah. Some 22 states and the District of… read more

DSTs vs REITS

While your financial advisor may be great at putting together your stock portfolio, many are unaware of the benefits and peace of mind investing in DSTs can provide (especially when compared to REITs). This lack of understanding can potentially be costing you money and equity. I’m assuming you don’t want to have to pay unnecessary… read more

Are Your Rental Properties Weighing You Down?

Meet Jack. He’s a 58-year old engineer, lives in Los Angeles, and owns four residential rental properties. He manages them himself, and lately, it’s been exhausting. As Jack starts planning for retirement, he thinks his time might be better spent off the highway traveling between his properties, and concentrating on the next chapter in his… read more

Set Your Financial Life Free – With DST Investments

Owning and maintaining a traditional rental property requires lots of time actively managing that property. Whether unclogging toilets or paying the taxes, overseeing property may become expensive, and may lead to stress in the tenant-owner relationship. Owning a DST is vastly different. Property owners are no longer hamstrung by daily upkeep and repairs. My clients experience a… read more

What Do Doctors and Real Estate Investment Advisors Have In Common?

Plenty of well-intentioned people enter the investing ring believing that they don’t need any professional guidance. Educated investors who’ve socked away a sizeable nest egg assume that money is the only qualification necessary to make solid investment decisions. While it’s true that some people are successful when investing on their own, many more people find… read more